Research Management Group (RMG)

The V Foundation for Cancer Research
Translational Grant

**Limited funding opportunity for Stanford faculty with PI eligibility (faculty with MCL, UTL and NTL-Research appointments) .Only one application is permitted. This email contains the internal selection process.**

The internal selection process for 2014 has been completed. This webpage is for your reference only. It will be updated when the 2015 program is announced.

The V Foundation submits Requests for Proposals (RFPs) to the directors of the National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated facilities and prominent universities involved in critical cancer research throughout the United States. Therefore, a website is not available which contains the guidelines. For general information about the foundation and to view the previous recipients, please view this webpage:

# applicants: 1 per institution (please see internal submission requirements below)


March 28, 2014--One page summaries due for internal review and selection (email to: per the Internal Submission Guidelines below)
April 8, 2014-- Selected applicant will be notified to proceed with the full application/proposal
May 6, 2014-- Final proposal due to RMG
May 13, 2014-- Proposal due to V Foundation
September 2014-- Grants will be awarded

Amount of funding:
$600,000 total funding ($200,000/yr x 3yrs). Ten percent of the grant annually may be used to offset the indirect costs of the project.


Note: The final application will be submitted through the Cancer Institute.


The Jimmy V Foundation has announced the availability of a $600,000 grant ($200,000 per year over 3 yrs) for a translational research project that brings together pre-clinical and clinical investigators. This work must not be currently funded by other mechanisms external to your cancer center. The purpose of these grants is to develop novel approaches to the prevention, detection and treatment of human cancer that requires collaboration of investigators from both the lab and clinic.

Internal Submission Guidelines

By March 28, 2014, please submit a one page proposal giving the names of the investigators, title of the project, and a several paragraph summary of the proposal via email attachment to Denise Baughman in the Cancer Institute at


Denise Baughman
Project Manager
Administration Office
Stanford Cancer Institute
Lorry Lokey Stem Cell Building/SIM 1
265 Campus Drive
Stanford, CA 94305-5456
t 650-724-9547
f 650-736-0607


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